Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

ASSOCIATE PROF. DR. CHEW KHIAN HOOI

  • Associate Professor

  • Department of Physics
    Faculty of Science
  •    +603-79672735
  •   khchew@um.edu.my

BIOGRAPHY

Khian-Hooi Chew is currently an associate professor at the Department of Physics, University of Malaya. Prior to joining University of Malaya. He was a research associate and university postdoctoral fellow at the department of Applied Physics, the Hong Kong Polytechnic. He joined the School of Physics, the University of Western Australia as a postdoctoral fellow from year 2006-2009. He was the TWAS-UNESCO Associate for the Institute of Atomic & Molecular Science of Academia Sinica, Taiwan. He is a member of the International Advisory Committee (IAC) of the Molecular Science and Technology (MIST) Program under the Taiwan International Graduate Program (TIGP) of Academia Sinica, Taiwan. He is currently serving as a member of both the Executive Board of the Asian Ferroelectric Association (AFA) and the Asian Electroceramics Association (AECA). He received the ACCMS Mid-Career Award from the Asian Consortium Computational Materials Science (ACCMS). His current research interests include first-principles and phenomenological studies of ferroelectrics and multiferroics, perovskites, 2D materials, energy materials and quantum materials.

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • AJK IJAZAH TINGGI PERINGKAT JABATAN, JABATAN FIZIK, FAKULTI SAINS, Faculty, 04/01/2021 to present
  • Penyelaras MoU/MoA Fakulti Sains, Faculty, 01/01/2021 to present
  • AJK Program Mobiliti Jabatan Fizik, Faculty, 10/12/2020 to present
  • AJK Rayuan Fakulti Sains bagi Program Ijazah Tinggi , Faculty, 01/09/2020 to present
  • AJK Penyaringan Soalan Penilaian Sumatif, Faculty, 01/05/2020 to 28/02/2021
  • AJK IJazah Tinggi, Jabatan Fizik, Faculty, 30/03/2020 to 28/02/2021
  • AJK Semakan Kurikulum Bagi Program Ijazah Sahjana Sains (Fizik Gunaan), Faculty, 30/03/2020 to 28/02/2021
  • AJK Penyelidikan Fakulti Sains (Wakil Jabatan) - Penyelaras MoA/MoU, Faculty, 30/03/2020 to 28/02/2021
  • Head, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/01/2020 to 14/04/2020
  • AJK Semakan Kurikulum Jabatan Fizik, Faculty, 25/03/2020 to 31/08/2020
  • AJK Semakan Kurikulum Bagi Ijazah Sarjana Sains (Fizik Gunaan), Faculty, 21/01/2020 to 31/12/2020
  • Head, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/01/2017 to 31/12/2018
  • Head, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/01/2016 to 31/12/2016
  • Penyelaras Penyelidikan Jabatan Fizik, Faculty, 11/08/2016 to present
  • Committee of Price and Technical Specification for the purchase of a high performance computing server, Faculty Of Science , University Malaya, 09/01/2015 to present
  • Head of Centre for Theoretical Physics, University Malaya, 01/01/2015 to 31/12/2015
  • Committee of Key Performance Index (KPI) Database for Faculty of Science (Representing Department of Physics), Department Of Physics, Faculty Of Science, Faculty, 02/09/2014 to present
  • Members of Curriculum Review Working Committee for Master of Science(Applied Physics), University Malaya, 01/03/2013 to 31/12/2013
  • Secretary of the Department of Physics (Setiausaha Mesyuarat Jabatan Fizik), Department Of Physics, Faculty Of Science, University Malaya, 27/02/2012 to 31/12/2013
  • Members of Curriculum Review Working Committee for Master of Technology (Materials Science) / Master of Science (Materials Science and Nanotechnology), University Malaya, 01/12/2011 to 31/12/2013
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • PhD(USM), FIZIK, UNIVERSITI SAINS MALAYSIA (USM)
  • BSc(Hons)Class II(Upper Division)(Physics)(UM), FIZIK, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Malaysia Institute of Physics, Member, Since 2018 (University)
  • Member of Exclusive Board of the Asian Ferroelectrics Association (AFA), Advisory Board, 2018 to present (International)
  • Member of Exclusive Board of the Asian Electroceramics Association (AECA), Advisory Board, 2018 to present (International)
  • Institute of Atomic and Molecular Science (IAMS), Advisory Committee, 2017 to 2021 (International)
  • Cogent Physics, Editorial Advisory Board Member, Since 2015 (International)
  • Asia Consortium of Computational Materials Science , Member, Since 2014 (International)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • SURFACE AND INTERFACE AND THIN FILMS (heterostructures; superlattices; nanostructures)
  • ELECTRONIC,ELECTRICAL,MAGNETIC AND OPTICAL PROPERTIES (ferroics; multiferroics; ferroelectrics; piezoelectrics; phase transitions; domain structures)
  • STATISTICAL PHYSICS AND THERMODYNAMICS (mean-field theory; Landau-Ginzburg theory; statistical mechanics)
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • SMES2203 - MATHEMATICAL METHODS, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2011/2012 - 2 )
  • SMES1201 - VIBRATIONS AND WAVES, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2010/2011 - 1 )
  • SMES2204 - Mechanics, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013 - 3 )
  • SMES3171 - Microprocessor & Microcomputer Laboratory, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013 - 2 )
  • SMES2203 - Mathematical Method, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013 - 1 )
  • SMES2203 - Mathematical Method, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2012/2013 - 2 )
  • SIF2022 - MATHEMATICAL METHODS II, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017 - )
  • SMES2203 - Mathematical Method, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2013/2014 - 1 )
  • SMES2203 - MATHEMATICAL METHODS, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017 - )
  • SMES2207 - ELECTROMAGNETISM, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2016/2017 - )
  • SIF1001 - Mathematical Methods I, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2020/2021 - 1 )
  • SIF3011 - Quantum Mechanics II, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2020/2021 - 1 )
  • SMES1103 - BEGINNING MATHEMATICAL METHODS, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2020/2021 - 1 )
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    Refereed Journals
    2021
    • K.-H. Chew , R. Kuwahara and K. Ohno, Photo-energy Conversion Efficiency of CH3NH3PbI3/C60 Heterojunction Perovskite Solar Cells from First-principles, Materials Advances, 2021, DOI: 10.1039/D0MA00853B (WoS)
    • Y. Z. Chu, K. H. Yeoh and K.-H. Chew, A First-principles Comparative Study of Lithium, Sodium, Potassium and Calcium Storage in Two-dimensional Mg2C, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 33 (2021) 075002 (WoS)
    2020
    • C. Liu, K.-H. Chew, Y. Wu and R.-P. Chen Vectorial effect on the evolution of fractional order vector vortex beams in a strongly nonlocal nonlinear medium Journal of Optical Society of America A 37, 327-335 (2020) (WoS)
    • K. H. Yeoh, K.-H. Chew, Y. Z. Chu, T. L. Yoon, Rusi and D. S. Ong Strain-Tunable electronic and magnetic properties of two-dimensional gallium nitride with vacancy defects Journal of Applied Physics 127, 015305 (2020) (WoS)
    • F. Shao, J. K. Chen, K.-H. Chew, G. L. Zhao, Z. Y. Ren, P. F. Liu, Q. Liu, J. Teng, X. G. Xu, J. Miao, and Y. Jiang Activation energy mediated band structure in strained multiferroic BiFeO3 thin films Ceramics International 46, 6838-6846 (2020) (WoS)
    • C. Y. Lum, K.-G. Lim, and K.-H. Chew (2020) Rich antiferroelectric phase diagram of antiferroelectric-ferroelectric superlattices: internal electric field- and interface induced phase transitions, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 32, 425401 (WoS)
    • K.-H. Yeoh, K.-H. Chew, T. L. Yoon, Rusi, Y. H. R. Chang, and D. S. Ong (2020) Metal to semiconductor transition of two-dimensional NbSe2 through hydrogen adsorption: A first-principles study, : J. Appl. Phys. 128, 105301 (WoS)
    2019
    • K. H. Tan, Y.-W. Chen, C. N. Van, H. Wang, J.-W. Chen, F. S. Lim, K.-H. Chew, Q. Zhan, C.-L. Wu, S.-P. Chai , Y.-H. Chu, and W. S. Chang (2019) Energy Band Gap Modulation in Nd-Doped BiFeO3/SrRuO3 Heteroepitaxy for Visible Light Photoelectrochemical Activity, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 11(1), 1655-1664 (WoS)
    • J. Miao, K.-H. Chew, L.X. Zhang, R. Wu, F. Shao, Q. Zhan and Y. Jiang (2019) Coexistence of dielectric relaxation and magnetic relaxation in a compressively strained BiFeO3/Ba0.7Sr0.3TiO3 superlattices, Applied Physics Letter 114, 112902 (WoS)
    • X Zhang, KH Chew, C Liu, Z Wang, RP Chen (2019) Controllable linear-circular polarization conversion of radial variant vector beams in a strongly nonlocal nonlinear medium. Journal of Optics 21, 065402. (WoS)
    • Xie, Q.; Hu, Y.; Xue, S.; Ma, J.; Zhao, X;, Tang, Y.,; Wang, F.; K.-H. Chew. ; D. Lin.; H. Luo. (2019) .Phase transition, domain structure and electrical properties of Mn-doped 0.3Pb(In1/2Nb1/2)O3-0.4Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3-0.3PbTiO3 crystals. Materials Chemistry and Physics. 238, 121890 (WoS)
    • K. H. Yeoh, K. -H. Chew, Y. Z. Chu, T. L. Yoon, Rusi and D. S. Ong, (2019) First-principles study of monolayer Be2C as anode material for lithium-ion batteries, Journal of Applied Physics 126, 125302 (2019) (WoS)
    2018
    • K.-H. Chew, R. Kuwahara, and K.Ohno (2018) First-principles Study on Atomistic Corrosion Processes of Iron, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 20, 1653-1663 (WoS)
    • K-G. Lim and K.-H. Chew (2018) Tuning of polarization, internal electric field and hysteresis loop behaviours in BaTiO3/BaxSr1-xTiO3 superlattices, Journal of Applied Physics 123, 104101. (WoS)
    • Ahmad Musleh Alruba, Kok-Geng Lim, Khian-Hooi Chew (2018) Effect of magnetic and electric fields on electrical and magnetic properties of multiferroic BiMnO3 films, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 458, 285 291 (WoS)
    • S.-C. Yam, S. Md. Zain, V. S. Lee and K.-H. Chew (2018) Correlation between polar surface area and bioferroelectricity in DNA and RNA nucleobases. Eur. Phys. J. E (Soft Matter and Biological Physics) 41: 86 (WoS)
    • K. H. Yeoh, T. L. Yoon, Hamsalekha A.Kumaresana, K.-H. Chew, D. S. Ong, T. L, Lime, Rusi. (2018) Functionalization of single-layer Pmma-CO by adatoms: A first-principles study of electronic, magnetic and structural properties, Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids. 123, 294-299 (WoS)
    2017
    • R.-P. Chen, T. Gao, K.-H. Chew, C.-Q. Dai, G. Zhou, & H. Sailing (2017) Near-field characteristics of highly nonparaxial subwavelength optical fields with hybrid state of polarization, Chinese Physics B, 26, 104202. (WoS)
    • Y.-W. Chen, J.-L. Kuo and K.-H. Chew (2017) Polar ordering and structural distortion in electronic domain-wall properties of BiFeO3 , J. Appl. Phys. 122, 075103 (WoS)
    • R.-P. Chen, K.-H. Chew, C.-Q. Dai, and G. Zhou (2017). Optical spin-to-orbital angular momentum conversion in the near field of a highly nonparaxial optical field with hybrid states of polarization. Physical Review A, 96, 053862. (WoS)
    2016
    • Chew K.-H., Lim K.-G. & Ong L.-H. 2016. Polarization Discontinuity and Interface Charges in Ferroelectric Superlattices, Ferroelectrics, 490(1): 149-158. (WoS)
    • E. S. Goh, L.-H. Ong, T. L. Yoon and K.-H. Chew. 2016. Structural and response properties of all BaTiO3 phases from density, functional theory using the projector-augmented-wave methods. Computational Materials Science, 11: 306-314 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • D. von Nordheim, A. Austin, B. Ploss and K.-H. Chew. 2016 Ferroelectric phase transition in polymeric bilayer systems, IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation 23(1): 129-133 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • A. M. Alrub, L.-H. Ong, K.-H. Chew, J. M. Khoshman, G. N. A. Shabaan and R. A. Hilaleh 2016 Phase Transition of BiMnO3 Multiferroic Thin Film by Landau Theory, Int. J. Mod. Phys. B 30 (14): 1650082 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • R.-P. Chen, K.-H. Chew, G. Zhou, C.-Q. Dai & S. He (2016) Vectorial effect of hybrid polarization states on the collapse dynamics of a structured optical field, Optic Express, 24, 28143 (WoS)
    • Goh, E.S., Ong, L.H., Yoon, T.L., Chew, K.H. (2016) Structural relaxation of BaTiO3 slab with tetragonal (100) surface: Ab-initio comparison of different thickness. Current Applied Physics, 16(11), 1491-1497 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2015
    • R.-P. Chen, L.-X. Zhong, K.-H. Chew, B. Gu, G. Zhou. & Tingyu Zhao. 2015. Effect of a spiral phase on a vector optical field with hybrid polarization states. J. Opt. 17: 065605 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • K.-G. Lim, K.-H. Chew, L.-H. Ong & M. Iwata. 2015. Recent Advances in Application of Landau-Ginzburg Theory for Ferroelectric Superlattices. Solid State Phenomena. 232: 169-195 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • R.-P. Chen, Z. Chen, K.-H. Chew., P.-G. Li., Z. Yu., J. Ding & S. He. 2015. Structured caustic vector vortex optical field: manipulating optical angular momentum flux and polarization rotation. Scientific Reports. 5: 10628 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Chen R.-P., Zhong L.-X., Chew K.-H., Zhao T.-Y. & Zhang X.2015. Collapse dynamics of a vector vortex optical field with inhomogeneous states of polarization. Laser Phys. 25: 075401 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2014
    • K.-G. Lim, K.-H. Chew, D.Y. Wang, L.-H. Ong & M. Iwata. 2014. Charge compensation phenomena for polarization discontinuities in ferroelectric superlattices, EPL (Europhysics Letters) 108: 67011 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • K.-G. Lim & K.-H. Chew. 2014. Interface-induced Modifications of Polarization in Nanoscale Ferroelectric Superlattices. Advanced Materials Research 895: 477-480. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • K.-K. Loh, L.-H. Ong & K.-H. Chew. 2014 Analytic Landau Theory of Hydrostatic Pressure on Switching Dynamics of Ferroelectrics. Physica Scripta 89: 075702. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • K.-H. Chew, K.-G. Lim, L.-H. Ong and M. Iwata 2014. Effect of composition and interface intermixing on polarization behaviors of BaTiO3/(Ba, Sr)TiO3 superlattices. Physica Status Solidi (a) (2014) (in press) (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Y-L. Feng, L-X. Zhong, R-P. Chen, H. Chen, K-H. Chew & Q. Wu (2014) Near-field Properties of a Cylindrical Vector Field with Spatially Inhomogeneous States of Polarization, Laser in Engineering, 28: 161-170 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Chen R.-P., Chew K.-H., Zhao T.-Y, Li P.-G., & Li C.-R.. Evolution of an Airy beam in a saturated medium. Laser Physics, 24: 115402 (6 pages) (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2013
    • Chen R.-P. & Chew K.-H. 2013. Far-field properties of a vortex Airy beam. Laser and Particle Beams. 31:9-15 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Loh K.-K., Ong L.-H. & Chew K.-H. 2013. Analytical Landau-type model of polarization switching in ferroelectrics. Ceram. Int. 39: S311-S314. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Miao J., Chew K.-H., Zhang J. X., Zhan Q., Xu X. G. & Jiang Y. 2013. Enhanced Fatigue and Ferroelectric Properties in Multiferroic (Ba0.5Sr0.5)TiO3/(Bi1.05La0.05)FeO3 Epitaxial Heterostructures. Appl. Phys. Lett. 102: 232902. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Chew K.-H., Lim K.-G., Ong L.-H. & Iwata M. 2013 Influence of interface intermixing and periodicity on internal electric field and polarization in ferroelectric superlattices. Ceram. Int. 39: S301-S305. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Loh K.-K., Ong L.-H. & K.-H. Chew. Modeling Dynamic Ferroelectric Behavior with the Analytical Landau Theory. Ferroelectrics 445:1-11 (2013) (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Ong, L.-H., Alrub, A,M. & Chew, K.-H. 2013. Effect of strain on barium titanate epitaxial films, Key Engineering Materials, 547: 139-144 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Guan Y., Zhong, L.X., Chew, K.-H., Chen, H., Wu Q.Y., Chen R.P. 2013. Evolution of cos-Gaussian beans in a strongly nonlocal nonlinear medium. Progress In Electromagnetics Research PIER 141: 403-414 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • K.-G. Lim, K.-H. Chew, L.-H. Ong, M. Iwata, 2013. Modulated internal electric field, dielectric susceptibility and polarization in ferroelectric superlattices. Ceram. Int. 39:S307-S310. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • ZOU Y.-Y., CHEW K.-H. ZHOU Y. 2013. Dynamic Control of Tunneling Conductance in Ferroelectric Tunnel Junctions, Chin. Phys. Lett. 30 (10): 107701. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • K.-H. Chew, Y. Zhou, L.-H. Ong,and M. Iwata. 2013 A dipole lattice model of switching characteristics in ferroelectric superlattices. Journal of Applied Physics 114, 224108. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Ong L.-H. & Chew K.-H. 2013. Intermixing and Magnetoelectric Coupling in Ferroelectric/Multiferroic Superlattices. Ferroelectrics, 450:7 15 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Lim K.-G., Chew K.-H. & Ong L.-H. 2013. Hysteretic Internal Electric Fields and Polarization Reversal in Ferroelectric Superlattices. Ferroelectrics 451:41 47 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2012
    • Ong L.-H., Lee T.-Y. & Chew K.-H. 2012. Calculations on Switching Characteristics in Ferroelectric-Paraelectric Superlattices. Ceram. Int. 38S: S3-S7. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Chen, R.-P. Zhong, L.-X. Wu, Q. & Chew K.-H.2012. Propagation Properties and M2 factors of a Vortex Airy Beam. Optics and Laser Tech. 44: 2015-2019. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Lim, K.-G., Chew K.-H. & Ong L.-H. & Iwata M. 2012. Electrostatic coupling and interface intermixing in ferroelectric superlattices. EPL (Europhysics Letters). 99:46004 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2011
    • Chew K.H., Ong L.-H.& Iwata M. 2011. Switching Dynamics in Ferroelectric Superlattices. Current Appl. Phys. 11: 755-761. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Miao, J., Zhang, X., Zhan, Q., Jiang, Y. and Chew, K.-H. 2011. Bi-relaxation behaviors in epitaxial multiferroic double-perovskite BiFe0.5Mn0.5O3/CaRuO3 heterostructures. Appl. Phys. Lett. 99: 062905. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Miao J., Chew K.-H. & Jiang Y. (2011) Defects control for improved electrical properties in (Ba0.8Sr0.2)(Zr0.2Ti0.8)O3 films by Co acceptor doping. Appl. Phys. Lett. 99, 232910. (WoS)
    • Chew,K.-H., Ong, L.-H. & Iwata, M. 2011. Influence of Interface, Dielectric Stifftness and Layer Thickness on Hysteresis Loops of Ferroelectric Superlattices. Journal of Applied Physics 110: 054108. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2010
    • Chew K.-H. & Stamps R.L. 2010. Influence of an Interface Layer on the Effective Coupling at a Ferromagnet/Antiferromagnet Interface. J. Magn. Magn. Mater. 322, 1327-1329. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2009
    • Chew K.-H., Iwata M. & Shin F. G. 2009. Polarization Modulation Profiles in Ferroelectric Superlattices. Ferroelectrics Lett. Sect. 36, 12-19. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2008
    • Chew K.-H., Iwata M., Shin F. G. & Ishibashi Y. 2008. Exact Expressions for Dielectric Susceptibilities in the Paraelectric Phase of Ferroelectric Superlattices Based on Ginzburg-Landau Theory. Integrated Ferroelectrics. 100, 79-87. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Miao J., Zhang B. P., Chew K.-H. & Wang Y. 2008. Improvement of Ferroelectric Fatigue Endurance in Multiferroic (Ba0.5Sr0.5)TiO3/(Bi1.05La0.05)FeO3/(Ba0.5Sr0.5)TiO3 Sandwich Structures. Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 062902. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2007
    • Chew K.-H., Ishibashi Y. & Shin F.G. 2007. Competition between the Thickness Effects of Each Constituent Layer in Ferroelectric Superlattices. Ferroelectrics 357, 133-137. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2006
    • Chew K.-H., Ishibashi Y. & Shin F.G. 2006. A Lattice Model for Ferroelectric Superlattices. J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 75(6), 064712. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Osman J., Tilley D. R., Teh R., Ishibashi Y., Halif M. N. A. & Chew K.-H. 2006. Surface State on First-Order Ferroelectric. Eur. Phy. J. B. 52(1), 143-150 (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Chew K.-H., Ishibashi Y. & Shin F.G. 2006. Intrinsic Ferroelectric Hysteresis Behaviors for Heterostructures. Phys. Stat. Sol. (a). 203(9), 2205-2208. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2005
    • Chew K.-H., Shin F.G., Ploss B., Chan H.L.W. & Choy C.L. 2005. Pyroelectric Properties of Ferroelectric 0-3 Composites near Matrix Transition. Ferroelectrics 325, 151-154. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Chew K.-H., Ishibashi Y. & Shin F.G. 2005. Ferroelectric Hysteresis Loops as the Manifestation of Interfacial-aided Polarization Reversals in Ferroelectric Heterostructures. J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 74(8), 2338-2346. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Wan X. M., Chew K.-H., Chan H.L. W., Choy C. L., Zhao X.Y. & Luo H.S. 2005. The Effect of Fe Substitution on Pyroelectric Properties of 0.62Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O-3-0.38PbTiO(3) Single Crystals. J. Appl. Phys. 97, 064105. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Tang X.G., Wang X.X., Chew K.-H. & Chan H.L.W. 2005. Relaxor behaviors of (Ba,Sr)(Zr,Ti)O3 ferroelectric ceramics. Solid State Commun. 136(2), 89-93. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2004
    • Tsang C.H., Chew K.-H., Ishibashi Y. & Shin F.G. 2004. Structure of Interfaces in Layered Ferroelectric of First- and/or Second-Order Ferroelectrics. J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 73 (11), 3158-3165. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Tang X. G., Chew K.-H. & Chan H. L. W. 2004. Diffuse Phase Transitions of Ba(ZryTi1-y)O3 Relaxor Ferroelectric Ceramics. Act. Mater. 52(6), 5177-5183. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Tang X. G.,Chew K.-H., Wang J. & Chan H.L.W. 2004. Dielectric Tunability of (Ba0.90Ca0.10)(Ti0.75Zr0.25)O3 Ceramics. Appl. Phys. Lett. 85(6), 991-993. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Zhao X. Y., Wang J., Chew K.-H., Chan H.L.W., Choy C.L., Yin Zhiwen & Luo H. 2004. Composition Dependence of Piezoelectric Constant and Dielectric Constant Tunability in the <001>-oriented Pb(Mg1/3Nb1/3)O3-PbTiO3 Single Crystals. Mater. Lett. 58, 2053-2056. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2003
    • Chew K.-H., Ishibashi Y., Shin F.G. & Chan H.L.W. 2003. Effective Landau-Devonshire-Type Theory of Phase Transitions in Ferroelectric Thin Films Based on the Tilley-Zeks Model. J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 72(11), 2972-2978. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Zhao X. Y., Wang J., Peng Z., Chew K.-H., Chan H.L.W., Choy C.L. & Luo H. 2003. Electric field effect on polarization and depolarization behavior of the <001>-oriented relaxor-based 0.7Pb(Mg1/3Nb1/3)O3-0.3PbTiO3 single crystal. Physica B. 339, 68-73. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Chew K.-H., Ishibashi Y., Shin F.G. & Chan H.L.W. 2003. Theory of Interface Structure in Double-Layer Ferroelectrics. J. Phys. Soc. Jpn. 72(9), 2364-2368. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Zhao X. Y., Wang J., Chew K.-H., Chan H.L.W. & Choy C. L. Choy. 2003. Room-temperature Nonlinear Dielectric Constants and Dielectric Tunability in Poled Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3-PbTiO3 Single Crystals. Chin. Phys. Lett. 20 (7), 1131-1133. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Chew K.-H., Shin F.G., Ploss B., Chan H.L.W. & Choy C.L. 2003. Primary and Secondary Pyroelectric Effects of Ferroelectric 0-3 Composites. J. Appl. Phys. 94(2), 1134-1145. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Chew K.-H., Osman J., Tilley D.R., Stamps R.L., Shin F.G. & Chan H.L.W. 2003. Surface Aided Polarization Reversal in Small Ferroelectric Particles. J. Appl. Phys. 93(8), 4215-4218. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2002
    • Chew K.-H., Wang C.L., Shin F.G., Chan H.L.W. & Tilley D.R. 2002. Theory of Phase Transitions in Second-order Ferroelectric Films: Effects of Surfaces and Surface-induced Stress on Polarization. Solid State Commun. 123, 457-462. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2001
    • Chew K.-H., Ong L.-H., Osman J. & Tilley D.R. 2001. Theory of Far Infrared Transmission of Ferroelectric Thin Films. J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 18(10), 1512-1523. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Chew K.-H., Osman J. & Tilley D.R. 2001. Direct Integration Approach for a Nonlinear Fabry-P t Resonator. Opt. Commun. 191, 393-404. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Chew K.-H., Ong L.-H., Osman J., Tan E.-K. & Tilley D.R. 2001. Intrinsic Hysteresis Loops In Ferroelectric Film Systems. Ferroelectrics 259, 215-220. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Webb J.F., Chew K.-H., Osman J. & Tilley D.R. 2001. The Nature of Some Nonlinear Optic Coefficients in Ferroelectric. Ferroelectrics. 251, 117-121. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    2000
    • Chew K.-H., Ong L.-H., Osman J. & Tilley D.R. 2000. Hysteresis Loops of Ferroelectric Bilayers and Superlattices. Appl. Phys. Lett. 77(17), 2755-2757. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    1999
    • Osman J., Ishibashi Y., Chew K.-H., Tilley D.R. & Webb J.F. 1999. Nonlinear Optics of Ferroelectrics. Ferroelectrics. 230, 215-220. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Chew K.-H., Osman J., Stamps R.L., Tilley D.R. & Webb J.F. 1999. Theory of Far Infrared Spectrocopy For Ferroelectric Size Effects. Integrat. Ferroelectr. 23, 161-186. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    • Chew K.-H., Alwi Syed, Tilley D.R., Osman J. & Webb J.F. 1999. Optical Transmission Through Ferroelectric Thin Films as a Probe of Surface Terms. Ferroelectrics. 230, 209-214. (SCOPUS)
    Book Chapter
    2011
    • Chew, K.-H., Ong, L.-H. and Iwata, M. 2011. Intrinsic Interface Coupling in Ferroelectric Heterostructures and Superlattices. M. Lallart (Ed.), Ferroelectrics - Characterization and Modelling, pg. 373-394. INTECH.
    • Ong, L.-H. and Chew, K.-H. 2011. Switching Properties of Finite-sized Ferroelectrics. M. Lallart (Ed.). Ferroelectrics - Characterization and Modelling, pg. 349-372. INTECH.
    Article in Proceedings
    2021
    • K.-H. Yeoh, K.-H. Chew, T.L. Yoon, D.S. Ong, Rusi, Electronics and magnetic properties of p-block elements doped 2D buckled gallium nitride MGaN (M = Al, Si, P and S): A first-principles study, AIP Conference Proceedings 2332, 110001 (2021); https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0043063 (WoS)
    • K.-G. Lim and K.-H. Chew, A phenomenological model of ferroelectric superlattices, AIP Conference Proceedings 2319, 070001 (2021); https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0036972 (WoS)
    Review
    2012
    • Chew, K.-H. 2012. Recent Applications of Landau-Ginzburg Theory to Ferroelectric Superlattices: A Review. Solid State Phenom.- A Special Issue on "Ferroics and Multiferroics", 189: 145-167. (WoS/SCOPUS)
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS)
  • Nanoscale Ferroelectric and Photovoltaic Power Conversion for Visible-Light Spectrum in Multiferroic Solar Cells, Consultant, 2019 - 2021 (National)
  • Phenomenological studies of compositionally graded ferroelectric superlattices consisting of novel solid solution system, Consultant, 2019 - 2020 (National)
  • Effect of Ferroelectric Polarization onSolar-based Photocatalytic Activities inMultiferroic-Metal Conjugation, Consultant, 2014 - 2017 (National)
  • International Funding
  • The 9th Conference of the Asian Consortium on Computational Materials Science (ACCMS-9) APCTP, Principal Investigator(PI), 2017 - 2017 (International)
  • Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG)
  • Interface Effects On Phase Transition In Multilayered Films Of Ferroelectric Polymers, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2017 (National)
  • Structural And Dynamics Properties Of Water On Ferroelectric Surfaces From First Principles, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2016 (National)
  • Polarization switching in ferroelectric/dielectric superlattices , Principal Investigator(PI), 2010 - 2012 (National)
  • USM Research University Grant
  • A Combined First-Principles Calculation And Thermodynamic Modelling Of Hybrid Ferroelectric Nanostructures , Consultant, 2013 - 2016 (National)
  • Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP)
  • Coupling and Interface Effects in Nanoscale Ferroelectric Superlattices , Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2014 (National)
  • SUPERVISION
    Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Ongoing
    • Monte Carlo Simulations on Phase Transitions in Hydrogen-bonded Ferroelectrics, Mohd Khairudin bin Zaki, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • LANDAU-TYPE THEORY OF PHASE TRANSITIONS IN ANTIFERROELECTRIC- FERROELECTRIC SUPERLATTICES, LUM CHIA YUEE, University of Malaya (PhD)
    • First-principles study of carbide-based two-dimensional materials as a potential cathode for nonaqueous aluminum-Ion batteries, Thong May Han, University of Malaya (PhD)
    • FIRST-PRINCIPLES STUDY OF TWO-DIMENSIONAL Mg2C AS AN ANODE MATERIAL FOR METAL-ION BATTERIES, CHU YI ZHI, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    Completed
    • Coupling and Interface Effects in Nanoscale Ferroelectric Superlattices, Lim Kok-Geng, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • THEORETICAL STUDIES OF BIOFERROELECTRICITY IN DNA/RNA NUCLEOBASES AND THEIR BASE PAIRS, YAM SEE CHUAN, University of Malaya (MASTER)
    • THEORY OF PHASE TRANSITIONS IN FERROELECTRIC SUPERLATTICES, LIM KOK GENG, University of Malaya (PhD)
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • REVIEWER FOR COMPUTATIONAL MATERIALS SCIENCE (ELSEVIER), 20/07/2021 to 09/08/2021 (International)
    • Reviewer for Journal of Applied Physics (AIP, USA) , 28/04/2021 to 08/05/2021
    • Reviewer for Journal of Applied Physics (AIP, USA), 18/03/2021 to 31/03/2021
    • Reviewer for J. Appl. Phys. (AIP, US), 01/12/2020 to 20/12/2020
    • reviewer for the Journal of Physical Science (Malaysia), 01/03/2018 to 31/03/2018
    • reviewer for Jurnal Fizik Malaysia, 01/03/2018 to 31/03/2018
    • Assessor for applications under the Australia Research Council ARC’s National Competitive Grants Program (NCGP), 01/12/2017 to 13/06/2018
    • Panel to evaluate PhD candidature defence for Department of Physics, 02/07/2015 to 02/07/2015
    • Reviewer for paper submitted to the 2nd International Conference on Biomedical Engineering (ICoBE 2015), School of Mechatronics Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP), Kampus Pauh Putra, Arau, 02600, Perlis, MALAYSIA., 04/12/2014 to 31/12/2014
    • Chair of Bi-Monthly Seminar Phase 3/2014 (6 Feb. 2014) for HIGH-PERFORMANCE SCIENTIFIC COMPUTING Group at Auditorium, Level 3, New Chemistry Building, University of Malaya , 06/02/2014 to 06/02/2014
    • Reviewer for Jurnal Fizik Malaysia, 05/06/2013 to 05/07/2013
    ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Academic/Professional Services
    (Contribution),(Duration),(Level),(Role)
  • Review Editor on the Editorial Board of Condensed Matter Physics (specialty section of journal of Frontiers in Physics)., 10/08/2021 to 31/12/2032, International, (Expert Advisor)
  • reviewer for journal of Computational Materials Science, 20/07/2021 to 09/08/2021, International, (Reviewer)
  • Session chair for a presentation of session A10: Computational and Modeling at the AMF-AMEC 2021, 07/07/2021 to 09/07/2021, International, (Panelist/Moderator)
  • Reviewer for the journal of Computational Materials Science (Elservier), 12/06/2021 to 02/07/2021, International, (Reviewer)
  • External assessor for the FRGS grant of Xiamen University Malaysia, 01/06/2021 to 18/06/2021, National, (External Assessor)
  • Reviewer for the Journal of Applied Physics (AIP, USA), 17/03/2021 to 31/03/2021, International, (Reviewer)
  • International Advisory Board for 39th World Conference on Applied Science Engineering and Technology (39th - WCASET) , 24/02/2021 to 25/11/2021, International, (Event Organiser)
  • Evaluator for Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 16/02/2021 to 18/02/2021, National, (Internal Evaluator)
  • AJK IJAZAH TINGGI PERINGKAT JABATAN, 04/01/2021 to 31/12/2022, University, (Resource Person)
  • Penyelaras MoU/MoA Fakulti Sains, 01/01/2021 to 31/12/2022, University, (Resource Person)
  • AJK Program Mobiliti Jabatan Fizik, 10/12/2019 to 31/12/2022, University, (Resource Person)
  • Evaluation Activity
    (Activity),(Duration),(Category)
  • Referee for the Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter (IOP, UK) ,   (Article in Journal)
  • Referee for the Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics (IOP, UK),   (Article in Journal)
  • EVALUATOR FOR FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH GRANT SCHEME (FRGS) CYCLE 1/2021 PROPOSALS , 2021 to 2021 (Project)
  • Article in Computational Materials Science , 2021 to 2021 (Article in Journal)
  • reviewer for Journal of Luminescence, 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • reviewer for J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • reviewer for Physica E: Low-dimensional Systems and Nanostructures, 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • reviewer for ACS Omega, 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for Transdisciplinary Research Grant Scheme (TRGS) application from Xiamen University Malaysia, 2020 to 2020 (Project)
  • Panel Penilaian UMFRG 2020, 2020 to 2021 (Project)
  • reviewer for Journal of Alloy and Compound, 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • reviewer for Physica E: Low-dimensional Systems and Nanostructures, 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for Journal of Luminescence, 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • reviewer for ACS Omega, 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • reviewer for Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 2020 to 2020 (Article in Journal)
  • Guest Editor for the Special Issue "Selected Papers from the International Conference on Innovative Applied Energy (IAPE 20)" for journal Entropy by MDPI. , 2020 to 2021 (Article in Journal)
  • Panel Penilai Skim Geran FRGS 1/2019 Peringkat IPPP, 2019 to 2019 (Project)
  • INTERNAL EXAMINER FOR MASTER DISSERTATION EXAMINATION, 2019 to 2020 (Thesis)
  • Reviewer for 2D Materials (IoP, UK), 2019 to 2019 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (ACS, US), 2019 to 2019 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for 2D Materials (IoP, UK), 2019 to 2019 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for AIP Advances, 2019 to 2019 (Article in Journal)
  • Internal Examiner PhD thesis, 2018 to 2018 (Thesis)
  • Reviewer for the journal of Alloy and Compound, 2018 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for the Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 2018 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for the journal of Applied Surface Science, 2018 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics (IOP, UK), 2018 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for the journal of RCS Advances, 2018 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • Referee for the Topical Review for Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 2018 to 2018 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for Cogent Physics (Taylor & Francis, UK), 2017 to 2017 (Article in Journal)
  • Internal Examiner PhD thesis, 2017 to 2017 (Thesis)
  • Internal Examiner PhD Thesis, 2017 to 2017 (Thesis)
  • Reviewer for Journal of Alloys and Compounds (Elservier, UK), 2017 to 2017 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for RSC Advance (RSC, UK), 2017 to 2017 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for Computational Materials Science (Elservier, UK), 2017 to 2017 (Article in Journal)
  • Internal Examiner PhD thesis, 2017 to 2017 (Thesis)
  • Reviewer for Journal of Alloy and Compound (Elsevier), 2016 to 2016 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for the Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter (IOP, UK), 2016 to 2016 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for the Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter (IOP, UK), 2016 to 2016 (Article in Journal)
  • ACCMS-TM 2016, 2016 to 2016 (International meeting)
  • Reviewer for the Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter (IOP, UK), 2016 to 2016 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for Journal of Alloy and Compound (Elsevier), 2016 to 2016 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for the journal of AIP Advances (AIP, USA), 2015 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for the Optics Communication (Elsevier), 2015 (Article in Journal)
  • Internal Examiner for PhD thesis (thesis examiner and viva), 2015 (Thesis)
  • Reviewer for the journal of AIP Advances (AIP, USA), 2015 (Article in Journal)
  • Referee for the Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter (IOP, UK) , 2015 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for the Optics Communication (Elsevier), 2015 (Article in Journal)
  • Internal Examiner for PhD thesis (thesis examiner and viva), 2015 (Thesis)
  • Reviewer for Materials Science journal (ISI ranked journal), 2015 to 2015 (Article in Journal)
  • Internal Examiner for PhD thesis (thesis examiner and viva), 2015 (Thesis)
  • Reviewer for Physica Solidi Status - Rapid Research Letter (Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Germany), 2014 to 2014 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for Journal of Alloy and Compound (Elsevier), 2014 to 2014 (Article in Journal)
  • Referee for the Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter (IOP, UK) , 2014 to 2014 (Article in Journal)
  • External Examiner for PhD thesis (thesis examiner and viva), 2014 to 2014 (Thesis)
  • Reviewer for Journal of Alloy and Compound (Elsevier), 2014 to 2014 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for Journal of Alloy and Compound (Elsevier), 2014 to 2014 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for the Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter (IOP, UK), 2014 to 2014 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for Journal of Alloy and Compound (Elsevier), 2014 to 2014 (Article in Journal)
  • Assessor for Australia Research Council (ARC) Future Fellowships Proposals (international), 2014 (Project)
  • Referee for the IEEE Sensors journal (IEEE, USA), 2014 to 2014 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for the journal of AIP Advances (AIP, USA), 2014 to 2014 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for the Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter (IOP, UK), 2013 to 2013 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for the Journal of Alloy and Compound (Elsevier), 2013 to 2013 (Article in Journal)
  • Referee for the Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics (IOP, UK), 2013 to 2013 (Article in Journal)
  • Internal Examiner for PhD thesis (2013) , 2013 to 2013 (Thesis)
  • Reviewer for Journal of Alloys and Compounds , 2013 to 2013 (Article in Journal)
  • Assessor for Australia Research Council (ARC) Future Fellowships Proposals (international), 2013 (Project)
  • Reviewer for the Journal of Alloy and Compound (Elsevier), Article In Journal , 2013 to 2013 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for Journal of Alloy and Compound (Elsevier), 2012 (Article in Journal)
  • Referee for the Physica Scripta (IOP, UK), 2012 (Article in Journal)
  • Reviewer for HIR Grant research project, 2012 to 2012 (Project)
  • Referee for the 6th Asian Meeting of Ferroelectrics (AMF-6) Conference, Taiwan, 2-6 Aug. 2008, 2008 to 2008 (Article in Journal)
  • Referee for the IEEE MML Conference, Perth, Australia, 15-19 Oct. 2007, 2007 to 2007 (Article in Proceeding)
  • ARC Australian Reader (OZReader), 2007-2009 , 2007 to 2009 (Project)
  • Expert Linkages
    (Linkages Description),(Organisation),(Duration of Involvement),(Level)
  • Research Collaboration, Nagoya Institute of Technology (Japan), 2013 (International)
  • Research Collaboration, Universiti Sains Malaysia (Malaysia), 2013 (National)
  • Research Collaboration, Institute of Atomic and Molecular Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taiwan, 2013 (International)
  • Research Collaboration, Practicum Exchange Program at UNSW (Australia) , 2013 (International)
  • Academic/Technical Contribution
    (Activity),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role)
  • Technical committee and reviewer for the 2nd International Conference on Materials Science and Engineering Suzhou, China , March 17-19, 2021, Innovative Science and Engineering Research Institute (ISERI), 2021 - 2021 (Committee Member)
  • International Advisory Board for the 39th World Conference on Applied Science Engineering and Technology (39th - WCASET) 24th 25th November 2021 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the 39th World Conference on Applied Science Engineering and Technology (39th - WCASET) , 2021 - 2021 (Advisor)
  • Accessor for the Australian Research Council (ARC) Centres of Excellence , Australian Research Council (ARC) , 2021 - 2021 (Expert Advisor)
  • Technical Committee for the ICMEA 2022 (The 5th International Conference on Materials Engineering and Applications) , ICMEA 2022 (The 5th International Conference on Materials Engineering and Applications) , 2021 - 2022 (Committee Member)
  • Reviewer for the 5th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology (SmartMat@2020),  the 5th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology (SmartMat@2020), 2020 - 2021 (Technical Advisor)
  • International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering, Science and Technologies (ICETEST-20) , Institute For Engineering Research and Publication (IFERP), 2020 - 2020 (Committee Member)
  • Advisory Board Member for International Conference on Recent Challenges in Engineering and Technology, Institute For Engineering Research and Publication (IFERP), 2020 - 2020 (Expert Advisor)
  • Technical Committee of the 4th International Conference on Materials Engineering and Applications, The 4th International Conference on Materials Engineering and Applications (ICMEA 2021), 2020 - 2021 (Expert Advisor)
  • Organising committee, University of Malaya-Indonesian Universities Symposium (UMind) 2018, 2018 - 2018 (Committee Member)
  • Member of the Executive Board of the Asian Electroceramics Association, The Asian Electroceramics Association, 2018 - 2021 (Executive Board Member)
  • Member of the Executive Board of the Asian Ferroelectrics Association, the Asian Ferroelectrics Association, 2018 - 2021 (Executive Board Member)
  • External Evaluator for Yayasan Universiti Petronas-Fundamental Research Grant (YUTP-FRG) Project, Research Management Centre, University Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP), 2018 - 2022 (Expert Advisor)
  • Organizing Committee, the SUT-UM Physics Seminar, 2018 - 2018 (Committee Member)
  • Advisory Committee of the Molecular and Technology Program of TIGP, Academia Sinia, Institute of Atomic and Molecular Science (IAMS), Advisory Committee, 2017 - 2019 (Expert Advisor)
  • the 1st IAMS-UM Research Collaboration Workshop, February 3-5, 2015 Institute of Atomic and Molecular Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, IAMS of Academia Sinica (Taiwan) and Faculty of Science, University of Malaya (Malaysia) , 2015 - 2015 (Program/ Session Chair)
  • Review committee for The 4th Global Conference on Materials Science and Engineering (CMSE 2015) August 3-6, 2015 Macau, Wuhan Advance Materials Society, 2015 - 2015 (Expert Advisor)
  • Scientific Committee for the International Conference on Functional Materials for Frontier Energy Issues (ICFMFEI-2015), Kutateladze Institute of Thermophysics, SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia; Nikolaev Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, SB RAS, Novosibirk, Russia; Federal Agency of Scientific Organizations, Russian Federation; The Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, 2015 - 2015 (Committee Member)
  • the 8th Conference of Asian Consortium on Computational Materials Science (ACCMS-8) at the National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (NTUST), Taipei, Taiwan on June 16-18, 2015, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (NTUST) and Institute of Atomic and Molecular Sciences, Academia Sinica, 2015 - 2015 (International Program Committee)
  • the 1st IAMS-UM Research Collaboration Workshop, February 3-5, 2015 Institute of Atomic and Molecular Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, IAMS of Academia Sinica (Taiwan) and Faculty of Science, University of Malaya (Malaysia) , 2015 - 2015 (Organizer (with Prof. Dr Kuo Jer-lai Of Iams))
  • Program Committee of the 10th Anniversary General Meeting of ACCMS-VO (Asian Consortium on Computational Materials Science - Virtual Organization), Tohoku University, Japan, 2015 - 2015 (Technical Advisor)
  • Session Chair of the 10th Anniversary General Meeting of ACCMS-VO (Asian Consortium on Computational Materials Science - Virtual Organization), Tohoku University, Japan, 2015 - 2015 (Chairman)
  • Organizers / Committee Members of the University of Malaya-Academia Sinica Research Symposium & the 2nd IAMS-UM Research Collaboration Workshop 18 20 November 2015, University of Malaya, 2015 - 2015 (Committee Member)
  • Program/Session Chair for the 8th Asian Meeting on Electroceramics AMEC-8,  The Joint Conference of 9th Asian Meeting on Ferroelectrics and 9th Asian Meeting on Electroceramics (AMF-AMEC-2014), 2014 - 2014 (Chairman)
  • Technical program committee for the 3nd Global Conference on Materials Science and Engineering (CMSE 2014) Oct. 20-23, 2014., Shanghai P.R. China , 2014 - 2014 (Expert Advisor)
  • Reviewer for manuscript submitted to The Joint Conference of 9th Asian Meeting on Ferroelectrics and 9th Asian Meeting on Electroceramics (AMF-AMEC-2014),  The Joint Conference of 9th Asian Meeting on Ferroelectrics and 9th Asian Meeting on Electroceramics (AMF-AMEC-2014), 2014 - 2014 (Expert Advisor)
  • Organizing committee/Technical program committee for the 2nd Global Conference on Materials Science and Engineering (CMSE 2013) Nov. 20-22, 2013., Hubei University of Science and Technology, Xianning, P.R. China, 2013 - 2013 (Committee Member)
  • Organizing Committee for the 7th Conference of the Asian Consortium on Computational Materials Science (ACCMS-7), 23-28 July, 2013, Suranaree University of Technology (SUT), Thailand , 2013 - 2013 (Committee Member)
  • Organizing committee/Technical program committee for the 2014 Conference on New Advances in Condensed Matter Physics (NACMP 2014), 14-16 January 2014, Shenzhen, China, Engineering Information Institute, 2013 - 2014 (Committee Member)
  • Program/Session Chair for the 2012 EMN Open Access Week, 22-26 Oct 2012, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (China) & University of Arkansas (USA), 2012 - 2012 (Chairman)
  • Program/Session Chair for the 8th Asian Meeting on Ferroelectrics AMF-8, 9-14 Dec 2012, Suranaree University of Technology, Thailand , 2012 - 2012 (Chairman)
  • Organizing Committee for the 8th Asian Meeting on Electroceramics (AMEC-8), 1-5 July 2012, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 2012 - 2012 (Committee Member)
  • Program/Session Chair for the 8th Asian Meeting on Electroceramics AMEC-8, 1-5 July 2012, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 2012 - 2012 (Chairman)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • ACS Omega Reviewer 2020, ACS publication, 2021 (SERVICES)
    • Article published in Materials Advances (RSC) has been highlighted in the "Perovskites" topical collection., Royal Society of Chemistry, UK, 2021 (REFEREED JOURNAL PUBLICATION SPECIAL AWARD)
    • Certificate of Reviewimg by Journal of Luminescence , Elservier, 2020 (RESEARCH)
    • Certificate of Reviewing by Chemical Physics Letters, The Editors of Chemical Physics Letters, 2019 (SERVICES)
    • Article titled "First-principles study of monolayer Be2C as anode material for lithium-ion batteries" was Selected as "Editor's Pick" by the Journal of Applied Physics, American Institute of Physics, 2019 (RESEARCH)
    • Article titled "Correlation between polar surface area and bioferroelectricity in DNA and RNA nucleobases," was Selected as "EPJ E Highlight" by the Editor of the European Physical Journal E, European Physical Societies, 2018 (RESEARCH)
    • Certificate of Reviewing for the journal of JOURNAL OF MAGNETISM AND MAGNETIC MATERIALS, The Editors of JOURNAL OF MAGNETISM AND MAGNETIC MATERIALS Elsevier, , 2018 (SERVICES)
    • Certificate of Reviewing for journal of Applied Surface Science, The Editors of APPLIED SURFACE SCIENCE, 2018 (SERVICES)
    • TWAS-UNESCO Associateship, TWAS (as TWAS-UNESCO Associate for period Jun 2016 - July 2019) , 2017 (RESEARCH)
    • Article titled "Polar ordering and structural distortion in electronic domain-wall properties of BiFeO3" was Selected as "Editor's Pick" by the Journal of Applied Physics, American Institute of Physics, 2017 (RESEARCH)
    • ACCMS Mid-Career Award , the Asian Consortium of Computational Materials Science (ACCMS) at the 12th General Meeting of ACCMS-VO, 17-19 Dec. 2017, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 2017 (RESEARCH)
    • Certificate of Outstanding Contribution in Reviewing, the editor of "Computational Materials Science" (Elsevier), 2017 (RESEARCH)
    • Best Student Poster Award (by his PhD student) in the AMF-8 conference, The 8th Asian Meeting on Ferroelectrics, 2012 (RESEARCH)
    • Excellent Poster Award (by his PhD student)in the AMEC-8 Conference, The 8th Asian Meeting on Electroceramics, 2012 (RESEARCH)
    • The University of Western Australia Postdoctoral Research Fellowships, The University of Western Australia, 2009 (RESEARCH)
    • AMF-5 Poster Award, The 5th Asian Meeting on Ferroelectricity, Japan, 2006 (RESEARCH)
    • The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Postdoctoral Fellowships, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 2004 (RESEARCH)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    PLEANARY SPEAKER
  • Photo-energy Conversion Efficiency of CH3NH3PbI3 Perovskite/C60 Fullerene Heterojunctions, The 8th Int l Conference on Surface and Interface of Materials (SIM_D 2021), 24/12/2021 to 26/06/2021, Int l Conference on Surface and Interface of Materials (International)
  • Electronic Structures of CH3NH3PbI3 Perovskite/Fullerence Heterojunction Solar Cells, The Second Edition of the International Conference on Innovative Applied Energy IAPE'20 (Virtual conference), 15/09/2020 to 16/09/2020, International Conference on Innovative Applied Energy (International)
  • INVITED SEMINAR
  • Classical and quantum approaches to understand ferroelectrics, The Tokyo University of Science -University Malaya (TUS-UM) Joint Physics Seminar, 14/01/2020 to 14/01/2020, Department of Physics, University of Malaya (International)
  • INVITED SPEAKER
  • Understanding the Fundamental Properties of Energy Materials from First-principles and Phenomenological Approaches , UM Computational Science and Engineering (CSE) Symposium, 19/02/2021 to 19/02/2021, Department of Chemistry, UM (University)
  • Electronic Structures And Photo-Energy Conversion Efficiency Of CH3NH3PbI3/C60 Perovskite Solar Cells , The 5th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology (SmartMat@2020) , 01/12/2020 to 04/12/2020, The 5th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology (SmartMat@2020) (International)
  • ELECTRONIC STRUCTURES AND ENERGY CONVERSION EFFICIENCY OF HETEROJUNCTION C60/CH3NH3PBI3 PEROVSKITE SOLAR CELLS, THE 10TH BIENNIAL INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF THE ASIAN CONSORTIUM ON COMPUTATIONAL MATERIALS SCIENCE (ACCMS-10), 22/07/2019 to 26/07/2019, CITY UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG (International)
  • A THERMODYNAMIC MODEL OF PHASE TRANSITIONS IN ANTIFERROELECTRIC-FERROELECTRIC SUPERLATTICES, THE 2ND MATERIALS RESEARCH SOCIETY OF THAILAND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE (MRS-THAILAND 2019), 10/07/2019 to 12/07/2019, Materials Research Society of Thailand (International)
  • Mixed Bloch-N el-Ising type of 180 Ferroelectric Domain Walls in Multiferroic BiFeO3, The ACCMS-Theme Meeting on Multiscale Modelling of Materials for Sustainable Development , 07/09/2018 to 09/09/2018, Vietnam National University, University of Engineering and Technology, Vietnam (International)
  • First-principles and Phenomelogical Studies of Ferroelectrics: Organics, Inorganics and Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Materials, Ferroelectric Workshop 2018, 06/09/2018 to 06/09/2018, New Energy Science and Engineering, Xiamen University Malaysia (National)
  • Thermodynamic Model for Phase Transitions in Antiferroelectric-Ferroelectric Superlattices , The 2018 ISAF-FMA-AMF-AMEC-PFM (IFAAP) Joint Conference, International Conference Center at Hiroshima, Japan , 27/05/2018 to 01/06/2018, ISAF, FMA, AMF, AMEC and PFM  (International)
  • Correlation between electronic, polarization and structural properties of domain walls in BiFeO3, The 12th General Meeting of ACCMS-VO12, Sakura Hall, Katahira, Sendai, Tohoku Uni. Japan , 17/12/2017 to 19/12/2017, Tohoku University, Japan  (International)
  • Non-Ising-like 180 Ferroelectric Domain Walls in Multiferroic BiFeO3, The 11th General Meeting of ACCMS-VO11, Sakura Hall, Katahira, Sendai, Tohoku Uni. Japan , 19/12/2016 to 21/12/2016, Tohoku University, Japan  (International)
  • Structural and Electronic Properties of BiFeO3 Domain Walls , The Academia Sinica-University Malaya Research Symposium, Academia Sinica, Taiwan, Taiwan , 26/10/2016 to 27/01/2018, Academia Sinica  (International)
  • Charge-induced Phase Transitions in Ferroelectric Superlattices, The 10th Anniversary General Meeting of ACCMS-VO (Asian Consortium on Computational Materials Science - Virtual Organization, 01/11/2015 to 03/11/2015, Tohoku University (University)
  • Theory of Ferroelectric Superlattices, the 1st IAMS-UM Collaboration Research Workshop, 03/02/2015 to 05/02/2015, IAMS of Academia Sinica & Faculty of Science, UM (International)
  • Theory of Charge Compensation Phenomena for Polarization Discontinuities at Interfaces in Ferroelectric Superlattices , The 9th General Meeting of Asian Consortium on Computational Materials Science - Virtual Organization (ACCMS-VO9), 20/12/2014 to 22/11/2014, New Industry Creation Hatchery Center, Tohoku University, Japan (International)
  • Polarization Discontinuity and Interface Charge in Ferroelectric Superlattices, The Joint Conference of 9th Asian Meeting on Ferroelectrics and 9th Asian Meeting on Electroceramics (AMF-AMEC-2014), 26/10/2014 to 30/10/2014, Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Chinese Academy of Sciences  (International)
  • Effect of Composition and Intermixing on ferroelectricity of BaTiO3/(Ba, Sr)TiO3 Superlattices, The Collaborative Conference on Materials Research (CCMR2014) , 23/06/2014 to 27/06/2014, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (China) and University of Arkansas (USA) (International)
  • Electrostatic Coupling, Intermixing and Interface Charges in Ferroelectric Superlattices, the 2014 Conference on New Advances in Condensed Matter Physics (NACMP 2014), 14/01/2014 to 16/01/2014, Engineering Information Institute (International)
  • Interface Intermixing in Ferroelectric Superlattices with alternating Positive and Negative Interface Charges, The Collaborative Conference on Materials Research (CCMR) 2013, 24/06/2013 to 28/06/2013, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (China) and University of Arkansas (USA) (International)
  • Interface Intermixing, Electrostatic Coupling and Localized Charges in Ferroelectric Superlattices , The 8th Asian Meeting on Ferroelectrics (AMF-8), 09/12/2012 to 14/12/2012, Suranaree University of Technology, Thailand (International)
  • Electrostatic Coupling and Interface Intermixing in Nanoscale Ferroelectric Superlattices, BIT's 2nd Annual World Congress of Nano-S&T-2012, 26/10/2012 to 28/10/2012, BIT Congress Inc. (International)
  • Charge-induced alteration of Internal Electric Field and Polarization in Ferroelectric Superlattices with Intermixing Interfaces, the 2012 EMN Open Access Week, 22/10/2012 to 26/10/2012, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (China) & University of Arkansas (USA) (International)
  • Influence of Interface Intermixing and Periodicity on Internal Electric Field and Polarization in Ferroelectric Superlattices, The 8th Asian Meeting on Electroceramics (AMEC-8), 01/07/2012 to 05/07/2012, Universiti Sains Malaysia (Malaysia) (International)
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  • Effect of Composition and Interface Intermixing on Polarization of BaTiO3/(Ba,Sr)TiO3 Superlattices, The International Conference on Advanced Electromaterials 2013 (ICAE2013) Jeju island, South Korea, 12/11/2013 to 15/11/2013, The Korean Institute of Electrical and Electronic Material Engineers(KIEEME) (International)
  • Effect of Electrostatic Coupling and Interface Intermixing on Internal Electric Field and Polarizatoin in Ferroelectric Superlattices, The 8th General Meeting of Asian Consortium on Computational Materials Science - Virtual Organization (ACCMS-VO)Sendai and Matsushima, Japan , 07/11/2013 to 09/11/2013, Tohoku University  (International)